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My Sony A6300 Setup

My Sony A6300 Setup

The first time I took my Sony A6300 on a trip was to Iceland and boy was it a great decision. I had purchased a wide angle lens with the camera and it came in handy for those amazing landscape shots that you can find in every inch of Iceland ...
Tracking the Northern Lights in Iceland

Tracking the Northern Lights in Iceland

We’ve all seen the photos online, those streaking colorful lights in the sky. The Instagram pictures that look ridiculously photoshopped. A dark night sky and stars being lit up by hues that can’t even be described. The Aurora Borealis is one of the great wonders of our solar system and ...
White Water Rafting In Interlaken, Switzerland

White Water Rafting In Interlaken, Switzerland

It was our first full day in Interlaken and the only thing we had booked so far was Canyoning which we were doing tomorrow. We had no plans to go white water rafting as the the days adventure was going to be Hang gliding! Elsa and I had grabbed a ...
Beyond The Streets Art Exhibition in Los Angeles

Beyond The Streets Art Exhibition in Los Angeles

The Beyond The Streets exhibition was pretty awesome and informative. I really enjoyed some of the crazy and unusual pieces that were on display ...
Chasing Glaciers Through The Land of Fire and Ice

Chasing Glaciers Through The Land of Fire and Ice

The sign gave me two options, take the trail back to where I started or hike a second path which would add a few hours in this everlasting torrential downpour. I debated for a minute, but the decision was easy. I was in the land of fire and Ice for ...
New Orleans Haunted Pub Crawl

New Orleans Haunted Pub Crawl

When I think of New Orleans two things that instantly pop into my head are the Supernatural and drinking on Bourbon street. Therefore, it is fitting that Haunted History Tours offers a haunted pub crawl. I did the crawl and it did not disappoint. Some good friends joined me on this trip as ...
6 Amazing Italy Pictures

6 Amazing Italy Pictures

These 6 Italy pictures will make you jump on a plane to explore the birthplace of Western culture. With ancient traditions, beautiful architecture, delicious food and artistic treasures Italy is not to be missed. A vast country where one trip is not nearly enough to experience all of its beauty.The ...
Amsterdam Canal Cruise

Amsterdam Canal Cruise

Visiting Amsterdam is not complete without a canal cruise. After all, the sights of the beautiful city and its magnificent architecture are best viewed by boat. There are several different companies that offer you an array of various tours such as, a daytime tour, a night tour, a short tour, ...
Johnny Dapping In Amsterdam & Switzerland

Johnny Dapping In Amsterdam & Switzerland

During our trip to Amsterdam and Switzerland we discovered a song that was titled "Johnny Dapp" and it was quite the hit. The crowd was fist pumping and singing along when the song came on in a club. Everyone seemed to be having an awesome time and the song was ...
Gear For Iceland

Gear For Iceland

Iceland is a country where the weather can change in the drop of a hat and it can change several times in a day. One minute it can be sunny and clear and the next minute hailing with strong winds. There are some essentials that you will need to bring ...
Hiking The Cinque Terre

Hiking The Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre, which means five lands, is a stretch of five old villages that run along the Italian Riviera coastline. Each town has its own unique look and feel, but in all you will find colorful buildings, charming shops and great food. There are very few cars making train, boat ...
Cozumel Travel Guide

Cozumel Travel Guide

Cozumel is a small island off the coast of the Yucatan peninsula that has the culture of Mexico infused with the beauty of the Caribbean. The island was declared one of the best areas in the world to scuba dive by Jacques Cousteau in the 1960's and quickly became a ...
14 Spectacular Iceland Photos

14 Spectacular Iceland Photos

These 14 pictures of Iceland will make you want to pack your bag and hop on a plane for an adventure to the beautiful land of fire and ice. With gorgeous waterfalls, steaming volcanos, massive glaciers and truly epic landscapes Iceland is a must for the adventurous traveler. Whether you ...
17 Best Travel Destinations of 2017

17 Best Travel Destinations of 2017

These 17 travel destinations for 2017 will make you want to book a flight right now to one of these amazing countries.Switzerland One of the most beautiful countries in the world and also one of the most expensive continues to be a popular tourist destination. Switzerland has spectacular landscapes, cozy ...
Top 5 Things To Do In Cozumel, Mexico

Top 5 Things To Do In Cozumel, Mexico

1. Snorkeling/Diving Cozumel is one of the world’s top diving and snorkeling destinations because of its clear waters, bright coral reefs, and over 200 fish species. Whether you are an experienced diver or a beginning snorkeler there is an experience for you that will leave you in awe. Chankanaab National ...
5 Awesome 5k Runs

5 Awesome 5k Runs

These awesome 5k runs will get make you love running all over again. The Color Run The Color Run claims itself to be the happiest 5k on the planet and it sure looks like it. Just google the run and you get hundreds of smiling faces splashed with color. It ...
7 Things You'll Love About Italy

7 Things You’ll Love About Italy

Coffee There are three things that Italy does not mess around with. The first is coffee. Everywhere you go there will be coffee. I'm not talking machine dispensing coffee, I'm talking attendant at a counter making you some espresso coffee. Oh, and it will be great! The best espresso you've ...
Jesse Takes Oktoberfest

Jesse Takes Oktoberfest

After a 10 hour flight, a 5 hour layover in London, another 2 hour flight, a train ride and a taxi to my hotel, I finally made it to Munich! Add a 9 hour time difference and it only took me 28 hours to arrive. At the hotel, I met ...
Running the Oakland Raider 5k

Running the Oakland Raider 5k

I read something online about the first ever Oakland Raider 5k race. It seemed like a pretty fun idea and something a bit different. When I found out that you also got a ticket to the game the next day, I pulled out my credit card and bought a couple ...
Europe Here I Come

Europe Here I Come

As I begin this post, I haven't slept in 37 hours, but I'm packed and sitting at a bar sipping on a beer awaiting to board a plane for my first trip to Europe!First stop London for a 5 hour layover.Now I'm off to Munich Germany for some Oktoberfesting! Arrived ...

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Welcome to Jesse Takes The World, a travel blog geared towards the fun, exploring, adventurous traveler.

I’m Jesse and I started traveling the world in 2014. All it took was a trip to Mexico with a couple of friends and I was hooked. Ever since, I’ve been wandering the globe in search of adventure. Whether you need some advice on a short vacation from work or you’re wondering if you want to start traveling like a nomad stick around. These stories, pictures, and videos will inspire you to find adventure.

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